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Sub Agent

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8 Sep 2022
The Role At VolkerWessels UK people come first. Joining us means joining one of the UK's largest multidisciplinary engineering and construction contractors, delivering a vast breadth of innovative projects, and offering endless opportunities to grow. Our VolkerFitzpatrick business is looking for a Sub Agent to assist with the delivery of a major railway station upgrade project in Birmingham. As the Sub Agent you will deputise for the Site Agent, run the site engineering team and take direct responsibility for sections of the project. Key Accountabilities Support the Site Agent and deputise for short periods when the Site Agent is not available. Maintain high standards for implementing safety, quality and environmental including method statement briefings, site specific inductions and associated paperwork. Producing and monitoring detailed contract programmes in line with Planning Standards. Writing and/or reviewing detailed complex method statements. Managing parts of the cost plan. Assist in the procurement sub-contractors and suppliers. Chairing meetings with the Customer, Designer, Sub-contractor, Supplier and 3rd parties. Manage contractual letters/correspondence. Write contractual letters/correspondence. HSEQ management plan. Setting up and managing the office administration systems. Ordering and managing the installation of the site IT systems. Carry out the role of Temporary Works Coordinator and/or crane coordinator. Programme to completion and in line with the project targets either a location or work type depending on project type.Skills & Experience Proven technical and management abilities. Organisational skills. Knowledge of the requirements and implementation of CDM Regulations. Ability to produce Work Package Plans, Task Briefing Sheets, and safe systems of work. Knowledge of Safety, Quality and Environmental issues.Other What we offer A competitive salary plus excellent benefits package including healthcare, pension etc.About Us VolkerFitzpatrick is one of the leading engineering and construction companies in the UK and provide specialist building, civil engineering and rail expertise to a range of markets to provide a truly integrated service to clients. We possess proven experience and deliver successful projects in a wide range of industries, including commercial, industrial, education, rail infrastructure and depots, airports, waste and energy. Our teams of skilled and dedicated staff work closely with our clients to understand their requirements and objectives to deliver quality projects that are innovative, sustainable and exceed expectations. Of upmost importance on all our sites and projects is the safety of our 850+ employees, our subcontractors and the communities in which we work. VolkerFitzpatrick is part of VolkerWessels UK, a multi-disciplinary construction and civil engineering group operating across the UK in six operating companies
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  • Job Reference: 706964319-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: VolkerWessels UK Ltd
    VolkerWessels UK Ltd
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent